“Discovery College Summer Camp” for Children 6 - 17 is Fun and Educational

Summer is almost here and time is running out.  Beginning June 10 and running through August 8, Lone Star College-Tomball’s Discovery College will be offering weekly summer camps for children ages 6-17.

The weekly four-day (Monday-Thursday) camps are available in morning (8 a.m.-12 p.m.) and afternoon (1-5 p.m.) sessions ($89 per session) that are organized into three age groups (6-8, 9-12 and 13-17) with offerings that run a range of interests including sports, academics, arts, college prep and social graces to name a few.  Accommodations are available for campers registering for both morning and afternoon sessions in the same week.  All campers will receive a camp T-shirt.

LSC-Tomball Discovery College summer camp programs for children 6 ?8 include Adventures in Art, Anatomy & Bones, Are You a Team Player, Basketball, Computer Wizards, Dance with Attitude, Digging Archeology, Digital Storytelling, Girls Night Out, Guys Night Out, Kids Candy Making, Math Can Be a Blast, Model Rocketry, Oozing & Bubbling Science, Read-Write-Speak-Listen, Robotics, Social Etiquette, Tennis, and Treasure Hunting.

Programs for  children 9-12 include Adventures in Art, Are You a Team Player, Basketball, Be a Broadway Star, Computer Wizards, Conquer Multiplication, Cooking, CSI Crime Scene, Dance with Attitude, Emotion Masters, Explore Spanish, Golf, Guitar, How to Be a Genius, Kids Candy Making, Kids Invest Dollars, Lights-Camera-Action, Math in Real Life, Model Rocketry, Oozing & Bubbling Science, Read-Write-Speak-Listen, Robotics, School of Rock, Social Etiquette, Tae Kwon Do, Tennis, Treasure Hunting, Tween 101, and Volleyball.

Programs for children 13-17 include ACT/SAT Preparation, Astronomy, Career Exploration, Digital Photography, Discover Pre-Med, Discover the Culinary World, Dormitory Survival Skills, Electronics, Explore FAA, Leadership Training, Mathematical Modeling, Robotics, and Self-Esteem.

“Discovery College students and their parents have come to expect high-quality campus experiences from Lone Star College-Tomball, and we are prepared to exceed their expectations this summer.  We have planned exciting lessons in science, technology, math and fine arts, in addition to recurring favorite activities in sports, music, crafts and culinary arts,” said LSC-Tomball Director of Continuing Education Sharon Jones.

To register, parents (or guardians) must complete and submit consent and registration forms for each child.  For consent and registration forms, go to http://www.lonestar.edu/youth-classes-tomball.htm; for more information, contact Teresa Hill at teresa.w.hill@lonestar.edu or 281.357.3688.

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Lone Star College System has been opening doors to a better community for 40 years. Founded in 1973, LSCS remains steadfast in its commitment to student success and credential completion. Today, with 78,000 students in credit classes, and a total enrollment of more than 90,000, Lone Star College System is the largest institution of higher education in the Houston area and the fastest-growing community college system in the nation. Dr. Richard Carpenter is the chancellor of LSCS, which consists of six colleges including LSC-CyFair, LSC-Kingwood, LSC-Montgomery, LSC-North Harris, LSC-Tomball and LSC-University Park, five centers, LSC-University Center at Montgomery, LSC-University Center at University Park, Lone Star Corporate College, and LSC-Online. To learn more visit LoneStar.edu.